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, family reuniting and the talk of a positive impact that immigration has on the economy were all well receive people acting in community together said that no one is looking for a free ride. >> i think earned citizenship, people are willing to pay fines for coming here. i -- families have said that to me personally. >> i talked with the pastor of our lady of guadelupe church, who was in the audience and he said that he thinks that immigration reform is imminent. i talked to the father this afternoon, and he said that the president was right to talk about the immigration in terms of the impact on business and the economy. i will share more with you coming up on nbc bay area news. >> chris, we will see you then. still ahead, against all odds, a soldier that survived losing four limbs on the battlefield, now this vet is using his experience to inspire others. >> also, this is a story that belongs to everyone. and it is so cool to be able to share this with everyone. >> a trip down memory lane ends with history being rewritten, what a woman found out about her family that could change the
the unemployment rate had inched up to 7.9% again, while the economy actually added 157,000 jobs, not as many as hoped for or expected. nbc's tom costello starts us off in our washington newsroom tonight with what all of this might mean. tom, good evening. >> hi, brian. the good news, anyone with retirement money invested in stocks has made back much of what they lost during the great recession and the wall street selloff, about $8 trillion. a big rally on wall street today, with the dow back over 14,000. a lot has changed since the last time it crossed that mark on october 12th, 2007. within a year, lehman brothers and bear stearns failed. housing prices went off a cliff. the unemployment rate went from 4.7% to 10% before falling back to 7.9% today. in portland, oregon this week, more than 900 people applied for 160 new jobs at two new hardware stores. >> 80% of the people we saw were -- had been out of work for three months to up to two years. >> reporter: julie ober has been out of work for 16 months. >> my last job was front desk at a pain management company. and just -- i ac
. the controversial comment from san francisco's archbishop. >> is the stock market growing while the economy is shrinking? it sounds more like a rid. sam brock takes a look in tonight's reality chicagoing. >> i'm janelle wang. america's next possible defense secretary in the hot seat. the angry questions directed at chuck hagel. an explosion in mex stow city at a major oil company leaves more than a dozen dead. world tonight is next. you're on timeout leo! some things won't last 25 years. ah! woof! some things will. some things won't last 25 years. ah! woof! some things will. >>> it was a grilling on capitol hill today. pointed questions for president obama's phenomenon knee for secretary of defense. and many of those questions came from the nominee's own party. >> janelle wang is here with our world tonight. janelle. >> former february nebraska senator chuck hagel hammered today at his senate confirmation hearing. one of the most heated exchanges came from his former friends senator john mccain who grilled hagel on his opposition to the 2007 surge of u.s. forces into iraq. >> deserves your
is expected to sign this bill immediately. >>> now to the economy and the financial markets. stocks fell a bit today with all three major indexes modestly lower. but for the month, the dow was up almost 6%, the best since january in '94. nasdaq gained 4%, s&p just over 6. its best january since '97. what is the market surge trying to tell us when mixed in with some bad news out there, as well? and on the eve of another big jobs report? our report from nbc's tom costello. >> reporter: 25-year-old kory wilson can tell you, it's not easy looking for a job. she has applied for 200 since earning a master's degree in public relations last may. >> being a post graduate, either i'm overqualified or i'm underqualified. >> she is looking for work, but the economy seemingly poised to either take off or take a stumble. today new applications brought employment benefits jumped by 38,000. but they hit five-year lows the previous two weeks. personal income and spending both grew in december. the housing market seems to be improving, and while the economy actually shrank in the fourth quarter, many blame gove
department. we also didn't realize you were in charge of our economy. just this week, the new gross domestic product number came out, and it turned out here is the a.p. headline that said, defense cuts cause economy to shrink. a plunge in defense spending plummeted the economy into negative territory for the first time since mid-2009. nearly all the cuts were in services, maintenance, and personnel support. this is even before those automatic spending cuts kick in in march. these are the cuts that you guys agreed to back in 2011 that finally kicked in. what is going -- first of all, is the sequester going to happen? >> i certainly hope not. if congress stands back and allows sequester to take place, i think it would really be a shameful and irresponsible act. >> but are you preparing for it? >> we have to prepare for it because, you know, there are members up on the capitol hill that are saying, oh, no, we're going to stand back and let sequester happen. let me tell you, sequester happens, it is going to badly damage the readiness of the united states of america. we have the most powerful mi
's. >>> jits not a pretty picture for trying to find work in the struggling economy. many found themselves deep in the hole because of student loans. the problem is getting worse with a record number of delinquencies reported. we get more from miguel almaguer. >> reporter: a graduate >> reporter: a graduate student, 22-year-old astrid will be $160,000 in debt before she lands her first job. >> i feel like that number doesn't really process in my head yet. it's just an imaginary number i know i have to pay off. >> reporter: she is one of the 26 million americans saddled with a ballooning student loan. like her classmates, she worried without a job after graduation, she'll become part of the record number of former students who are now defaulting or delinquent paying back loans. >> honestly, i don't know how i'm going to do it. >> reporter: with college costs on the rise, student loan debt is at an all-time high. topping $870 billion surpassing credit card debt and even auto loans. now a new study shows one-third of former students are considered risky borrowers. graduates who don't pay back thei
right 5% and economy booming, joe biden will be able to claim credit for it. barring, that hillary clinton is better whether she's inside or outside. chris: hillary clinton regardless of where she is is a stronger candidate with a bigger built-in base. >> the two of them are a dream ticket outside and inside. the political fantasy there is if they're elected twice, joe biden could be vice president for 16 straight years. chris: is that legal? >> yeah, it is the chris: thanks for a great round table. that's the show. thanks for watching. see you back here next week. >>> hi, everybody. welcome to "on the money." i'm maria bartiromo. the markets go on a tear setting january records. what's next and where does the economy go from here? >>> we've got two of the smartest guys in the room with answers. >>> then my one-on-one interview with bill gates. we will talk charity, innovation, and technology revolution. >>> then the big musical series that is helping to reinvent what you see on television. i'll talk to the man behind the hit series and get the scoop on "smash." >>> "on the money"
. >>> just when you thought everything was going well in the economy, it shrinks. we'll take a look at the numbers. [ female announcer ] safeway presents real big deals of the week. or how to get great prices on things you need. we know you look around for the best deals. that's why we give you real big club card deals each week. right now best foods mayonnaise is just $2.77. so pile it on. pizza is served. digiorno pizza is just $3.88. and here's a treat. dreyer's ice cream is only $2.88. real big deals this week and every week. only at safeway. ingredients for life. >>> right now we have breaking news to tell you about from phoenix, arizona. police on the scene of a shooting at an office complex. a shooter came in and opened fire. three people have been hit right now. two others were injured. not a lot of information coming in at this point. a phoenix, arizona, office building. three people have been shot, two injuries. a suspect remains at large. we'll keep on top of this story and bring you new information as we get it into our newsroom. >>> two bay area congressmen are in town
you know why this one took so long. >>> some solidly mediocre news about the economy, and the dow crosses 14,000. business news just ahead. >>> and nothing mediocre about the forecast on this first day of february. you may think we're moving into spring based on the temperatures we're already seeing outside right now close to 60 degrees. could see 70 in parts of the bay area. we'll look at your super bowl weekend forecast when we come right back. >>> there's more news this morning. the american economy is stuck right in neutral, but scott mcgrew says, hey, the stock market didn't even seem to notice. >> yes, good morning. starting with jobs, the american economy added 157,000 jobs to the month of january. that's a solid number, kind of a huh number. the unemployment rate rises to 9.7%, up 0.1%. now on wall street, they seem not too bothered about that. in fact, the dow industrials crossed over 14,000 for just a little bit there. here we see the nasdaq open. they're wearing red because of heart health. the federal trade commission this morning says the app path will pay $800,000 in
of the point of transitioning to a stronger economy, number one. but number two, ceos are optimistic now. i think you're seeing that indirectly in the way the equity markets are perform sfwlg the federal reserve, not a lot of alternatives. people looking for yields, looking for returns. where are you going to get it? >> that was one of the stated objectives in the federal reserve. you can find that in bernanke's speeches. we want to beat the rate on treasuries down to nothing so people have to go out and buy something else other than treasuries. >> that's what they've done. let's talk about the debt because this is obviously front and center, as well. i want to get your take on what we hear from mcginnis, from the fix the debt committee. i'm worried that they're talking in ways that entrench on both sides instead of thinking about how do we focus on what needs to get done and we haven't done yet? performing entitlements and the tax code, and putting in place a deal that's big enough, bigger than the sequester, to actually put the debt on a downward path. now, roger, i know you say we are al
are in this country, foreign workers, hi-tech workers to stay. richard? >> so for california's economy. john kerry will be the official secretary of state. only three opposed. senator kerry immediately submitted his resignation to massachusetts governor who later today will announce his choice to replace kerry on an interim basis. a new election will be held june 25 25th. >> s.e.c. clinton reflected on her time in office. >> what do you think didn't go well? what went wrong? >> well, benghazi went wrong. you know, that was a terrible example of trying to get the right balance between being in a threatening place or not being there. >> reporter: when she campaigned against barack obama, she said she was better prepared to handle world crisis. >> there's a phone in the white house and it's ringing. >> when that phone call rings at 3:00 in the morning who is best prepared to answer it in 2016? >> well, that is to be decided by the american people. but one thing i've learned the phone rings day and night. >> reporter: but after a fall damaged her left eye temporarily requiring glasses with a special p
economy. wall seet closes out its best january in almost 20 years. but what about the other indicators that we're headed for more trouble. >>> and breaking her silence. beyonce shows up in new orleans, and in the process delivers what one reporter called the first in your face moment of the super bowl. "nightly news" begins now. >>> from nbc news world headquarters in new york, this is "nbc nightly news" with brian williams. >>> good evening. the people at the brady campaign to prevent gun violence, the people who also compile the numbers, tell us that so far today, 203 people have been shot in this country. that's just today, and just as of 6:00 p.m. eastern time. among the shootings, kaufman, texas, an assistant district attorney gunned down and killed outside the courthouse where he worked.
indicators in terms of what the economy is doing. that debt ceiling vote the senate has approve it, the house already did so we can borrow morgan to pay our bills through may. congress at that point will have to deal with it again. richard? >> tracie potts in washington. thank you. new yorkers are waking up to the news of the passing of an icon, one of the city's and nation's most outspoken and popular politicians, ed koch has died of congestive heart failure. he served in world war ii and later was elected to three terms as mayor of new york city. ed koch dead at the age of 88. dramatic and contention day of testimony for senator charlie hagel. >> reporter: john mccain seized on hagel's opposition to the surge in iraq. >> the question is, are we right or wrong? that's a pretty straightforward question. >> well, i'm not going to give you a yes or no answer. >> reporter: over his 2008 comments related to israel that a quote jewish lobby intimidate a lot of people in congress. >> name one person in your opinion who is intimidated by the israeli lobby in the united states senate. >> well, first
, a wild ride for the american economy. stocks surge to their highest close in more than five years, nearing an all-time high. but unemployment ticked up. then there's the price of gas. suddenly sky-high again. >>> there's been another terrorist attack on a u.s. outpost overseas. our own richard engel is there, all of it playing out when we get a new secretary of state. >>> new rules in the ongoing fight over birth control coverage. the president makes an offer. the question is, will religious leaders give it their blessing? >>> and the big game. it's all over, but the shouting, the fans are in place, the excitement is building. oh, but wait. we're talking about the puppy bowl on sunday. "nightly news" begins now. >>> from nbc news world headquarters in new york, this is "nbc nightly news" with brian williams. >>> good evening. late today the stock market crossed over something of a mythic mark of the modern era and the dow jones industrials closed above 14,000 for the first time since 2007. and we all remember what happened back then. the stock market has been on a tear of late, ga
for one part of the economy everyone agrees is expanding as the cyber threat spreads. pete williams, nbc news, washington. >>> the man who has been on the forefront of fighting cyber attacks among other threats at the pentagon is weighing in on the grilling his likely successor got on capitol hill this week. outgoing secretary leon panetta is critical of this week's confirmation hearings for former senator chuck hagel. he said the hearings should have been less political and partisan and more about the tough issues hagel would face. >> what about what a secretary of defense is confronting today, what about the war in afghanistan, the war on terrorism, what about the budget sequester and the impact it's going to have on readiness? what about the middle east turmoil? what about cyber attacks? all of the issues that confront a secretary of defense, frankly, those were -- we just did not see enough time spent on discussing those issues. >> you can see chuck todd's full interview with defense secretary leon panetta and with the joint chiefs chairman general martin dempsey tomorrow on "meet th
to think about that. katty? >> listen, the unemployment right 5% and economy booming, joe biden will be able to claim credit for it. barring, that hillary clinton is better whether she's inside or outside. chris: hillary clinton regardless of where she is is a stronger candidate with a bigger built-in base. >> the two of them are a dream ticket outside and inside. the political fantasy there is if they're elected twice, joe biden could be vice president for 16 straight years. chris: is that legal? >> yeah, it is the chris: thanks for a great round table. that's the show. thanks for watching. see you back here next week. you can't move the tv there. yuh-huh. we have a wireless receiver. listen. back in my day, there was no u-verse wireless receiver that let you move the tv away from the tv outlet. we can move it to the kitchen, the patio, the closet and almost anywhere. why would you want a tv in the closet? [ both laugh ] ♪ [ fancy voice ] brilliant idea, darling. ♪ [ female announcer ] the wireless receiver. get u-verse tv for just $19 a month for 1 year when you bundle tv
is a city with an economy that certainly thrives on tourism. and even after hurricane katrina, which took place in 2005, they're still rebuilding here. and big events like this certainly do help. and the people, they really are glad to see you. take a look. ♪ new orleans is getting ready to shine in the international spotlight yet again with the super bowl. it's the tenth out of 47 total that the crescent city has hosted. and you don't find too many fans with split loyalties. who are you rooting for? >> split down the middle right now. i probably a little more 49ers. >> reporter: craig is part of a group helping bring wounded veterans to the super bowl. and everywhere you look in the french quarter, the energy is emanating from the street level activity. and the local flavor is starting to emerge. >> welcome to new orleans. >> reporter: some wearing more 49ers and ravens gear than others. >> like from fredricks? >> i made this myself. i make all the costumes myself, except for the what you call it, the hardware of it. i make it all myself. and my bra has predicted the last three major s
to digest yesterday's shocker that the american economy actually shrank last quarter. tomorrow we get the january jobs report. so there's a lot of numbers to chew over. and i don't know if you're remotely interested in this, but a new picture of a new remote from comcast called the x1. the big deal is -- the reason it's resonating with tech bloggers, it has 29 buttons. the current remote has 53. they've been able to cut it in half. we are owned by comcast. still i think it's pretty cool. the engineers tell the philadelphia inquirer, we don't use about half the buttons on the current remote. we should get it soon. >> fewer options, in this case, is better. >> absolutely. it's nice the buttons are bigger. the tiny little ones -- >> you're getting old. >> i am, man. it's tough. good news on the horizon. >>> meteorologist christina loren, i know you're counting down the hours until you are live with al roker out at the ferry building tomorrow. >> i am so excited. jon kelley, old never looked so good. good morning to you. taking a live look. this is a hazy sky over san jose. we're not spar
regular diesel. in addition 25% better fuel economy, feature less space and be equipped with, yes, free 4g wi-fi access. >>> let's bring in our chief meteorologist 0 jeff ranieri to match the mood of the bay area, rain in a lot of places today, everyone is somber about the niners. >> monday letdown. everybody is dragging their feet. we have some weather in here the next couple of days that may put a little extra kick this your step. our numbers are all over the board. you go down to san rafel and you had 62. the fog hung in through the midday hours. 65 in livermore and then just go off the north of concord and temperatures in the upper 50s. you have 54 and 66 in los gatos. some spots had a last minute sprint. we got that sunshine. san rafael at 53 and then at 2:00 nine degree temperature m jump in one hour as you pop up to 62 degrees at 2:00 p.m. currently numbers cool off to the north bay with some mid-40s developing in napa. dew points beginning to lower and we are finding areas of fog in the north bay. to our live sky camera network tonight and you can see in san francisco we have a m
. president obama is ignoring the nation's economic challenges, critics say. >> our economy could use some presidential leadership right now. >> reporter: the white house insists that immigration reform is critical to helping the nation's economy, noting among those coming to the white house today for meetings with the white house, ceos from companies like yahoo! goldman sachs and c coca-cola. >> peter, thank you. >>> secretly laying out conditions for carrying out targeted killings of suspected american terrorists that are different than officials have explained publicly. according to a memo obtained by nbc news. in the memo, the justice department expands the definition of self-defense and what qualifies as an imminent threat of violence and says that these cases are lawful killings and are not assassinations. >>> let's head to wall street. cnbc's kayla tausche is at the new york stock exchange. kayla, good morning. >> good morning, natalie. speaking of the department of justice, the doj also plans to sue credit rating agency standard & poors, claiming they misled investors. this will be
on the economy. >> they're already here. they're already working. there will be some impact on the labor market but it will not be enormous because they are already in the market. >> reporter: they claim immigration reform takes away available jobs is largely untrue especially when you consider many of those jobs being discussed are low wage, low skilled positions which brings us to our second question. will future legalization of our immigrant population cost taxpayers millions of dollars or not? he says it depends on which part of the population you're talk ing about. those hikely to use government aid when eligible, yes. >> because they are more likely to be lower income americans than americans, the second time would be bad for the u.s. budget because it's going to cost money. >> reporter: but adding high skilled workers, which is also part of the grand proposal, will mean major economic benefits. >> increasing the college graduates and education abroad, increasing their numbers here, would be -- would increase jobs and salaries for less americans for a number of reasons. >> reporter: the c
a mood shift on wall street. the economy is slowly improving, not fast enough for a lot of people. unemployment too high. some key economic indicators are getting better. what's going right? manufacturing and construction activity picked up. the unemployment rate edged up to 7.9% in january, we learned that more jobs added in 2012 than first reported. fear of a financial crisis is lessening. back in portland, julie's job hunt is now over. >> i got the job! >> reporter: one more piece of economic news. gas prizes moving to the upside and fast. up 13 cents in a week. up 20 cents in a month but, of course, you will pay more if you are in california or the great lakes or the east coast. for "today," tom costello, nbc washington. >>> time to get a check of the day's other top stories. >> with jenna in new orleans, tom is filling in. >>> good morning, everyone. we start with another attempt to rein in iran's nuclear ambitions. vice president joe biden says that the u.s. is ready to hold talks, but only if tehran is serious. biden says there is type for diplomacy to succeed, but it needs
to 7.9%. but thanks to revisions the economy added one third of a million more jobs in 2012 than previously estimated. a large part of those jobs coming in the final months of the year. this as the dow closed out its strongest january in 19 years as we eye 14,000 yet again. >> thank you. >>> and dozens of people are dead in mexico city after a massive explosion rocked a state-owned oil complex. rescuers are searching through the rubble as investigators search for the cause of that blast that killed at least 32 people and injured more than 100 others. >>> the los angeles archdiocese is apologizing announcing that move -- a move of thousands of pages of personnel files have been released, detailing years of alleged abuse by l.a. priests. former cardinal roger mahony has been stripped of his public duties for his role in covering up alleged child sex abuse by priests. >>> another school shooting is under investigation. this one in atlanta. a 14-year-old boy is recovering today after he was shot in the back of the neck. police say they have the suspected shooter, another student, in
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